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Dan Dunn Detective Magazine

Dan Dunn Detective Magazine was an attempt to capitalize on the popularity of comic-strip characters by placing them in pulp stories. It lasted a mere two issues.

1936                
v1 #1, Sep
 
v1 #2, Nov
 

Daring Detective/Daredevil Detective Stories

There were at least 14 issues of this Canadian pulp in 1941/1942. The first issue was published in May 1941 under the title Daring Detective, but the publisher was forced to change the magazine name to Daredevil Detective Stories because of conflict with the existing US true crime magazine of the same name.

1941        
v1 #1
May
 
v1 #2
Jul

v1 #3
Aug

v1 #4
Sep

v1 #5
Oct

v1 #6
Nov

v1 #7
Dec
1942
v1 #8
Jan

v1 #9
Feb

v1 #10
Mar

v1 #11
Apr
  v1 #12
Jun?
 
v2 #1
Aug
  v2 #2
Oct
   

Dell Mystery Novels Magazine

Dell Mystery Novels published a combination of short, hard-boiled, mystery novels and novelettes. Its first (and only) issue featured a new. short, Mike Shayne novel.

1955
#1
Jan-Mar
     

Detective

A very rare, and short-lived, magazine which was unusual in that the lead story actually started on the cover of the magazine. The January 1934 issue may not exist

1933                    
v1 #1
Nov

v1 #2
Dec
1934 Jan                      

Detective Adventures

Mike Cook, in Mystery, Detective and Espionage Magazines, says a single issue of this pulp magazine was published, but no copy has ever been located.

1935         v1 #1
May
             

Detective Casebook

One of the many British magazines in the 1940s published as a series of booklets with different titles to avoid paper restrictions. Three issues are known, but others may exist:
1943  
Fireside

Bedside
   
Keyhole
           

Detective Dime Novels/Red Star Detective

Detective Dime Novels was launched in the wake of the suddent revival of interest in single-character pulp magazines in 1940, and featured Dr. Thaddeus Harker. With the second issue it was renamed to Red Star Detective and folded a mere three issues later.

1940      
v1 #1
Apr
 
v1 #2
Jun
 
v1 #3
Aug
 
v1 #4
Oct
   

Detective Files

All three issues state that all the contents are "true stories", but the magazine is included here because it was indexed by Mike Cook in Monthly Murders as "fiction".

1956
#101

#102

#103

The Detective Library

A short-lived pulp magazine which printed a single novel in each issue, the first of which, at least, was a reprint.

1932    
v1 #1
Mar
   
v1 #2
Jun
           

Detective Mysteries

A short-lived pulp from Western Fiction Publishing (Red Circle) that appears to have lasted for only a single issue.

1938                    
Nov
 

Detective Novel Classics

It has been suggested that a magazine of this title was published by Hillman in 1935, but this was actually the title of a series of books published by Hillman, not a magazine.

Detective Parade

One-shot crime fiction magazine which promised "all new fast moving and action packed stories".

1945
v1 #1

Detective Romances (Canada)

Canadian reprint edition of Detective Romances. Number of issues published not known.

1937
v2 #1
Jan
                     

Detective Thrillers

Rumoured to exist, but never seen

1933 Jan                      

Detective Trails

Short-lived illustrated pulp featuring weird mystery stories.

1929                    
v1 #1
Nov

v1 #2
Dec
1930 v1 #3
Jan

v1 #4
Feb
                   

Dimebooks Detective Stories

Very rare, one-shot, Canadian magazine reprinting four stories from earlier Canadian detective magazines. Unique in being only 5.75" by 4" and one sixteenth of an inch thick.

1952              
v1 #1, Aug
       

Don Pendleton's The Executioner Mystery Magazine

Despite the title, the magazine had no connection to the character created and made popular by Don Pendleton in his series of paperback books on "The Executioner" and featured all new stories in a more-or-less standard crime adventure fare. The magazine commenced publication with issue Number 4 of Volume 1, possibly due to the first issue being published in the fourth month of the year. There were no issues Volume 1, Numbers 1, 2 and 3.

Last issue just titled The Executioner Mystery Magazine.

1975      
v1 #4
Apr

v1 #5
May

v1 #6
Jun
 
v1 #7
Aug
       

Double-Action Detective

Promising "double-action thrills in the world of crime", the magazine typically featured tough detective and crime-adventure tableaus, spotlighting the hard-boiled school of the private eye.

1938                  
v1 #1
Oct
   
1939
v1 #2
Jan
         
v1 #3
Jul
 
v1 #4
Sep
 
v1 #5
Nov
 
1940  
v1 #6
Feb
       
v2 #1
Jul
   
v2 #2
Oct